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    SWPACA in the News!

    SWPACA and our first ever Summer Salon event were featured in Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA)’s Convene Magazine, in a very fitting segment called “There’s a Meeting for That”! Check out the article at https://www.pcma.org/when-freddy-krueger-met-snow-white-online-only-conference/.

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  • #SWPACA24 Submissions Are Open!

    Submissions are now being accepted for SWPACA 2024, taking place at the Albuquerque Marriott. This marks the 45th anniversary of SWPACA, so we hope that you’ll be able to join us as we celebrate this momentous occassion! Visit https://southwestpca.org/conference/call-for-papers/ to see our full list of Subject Areas and submission guidelines. The deadline to submit is […]

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  • Getting the Most out of #SWPACASalon23

    🎯 Wondering how to get the most out of #SWPACASalon23? Swipe through our carousel for some best practices and experience all that Summer Salon has to offer! We look forward to seeing you all in less than 48 hours! ***** Each slide contains a graphic of a browser window against a coral red background. Slide […]

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    How to Virtual Conference

    💻 New to virtual conferencing or need a refresher? Here are a few tips for presenting at #SWPACASalon23! ***** Slide 1: A yellow circle in the middle with “Tips for Summer Salon,” surrounded by 5 smaller orange circles: “1: Prep & practice”; “2: Check your tech”; “3: Arrive early”; “4: Engage with co-panelists”; “5: Have […]

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  • Writing Remix Podcast at SWPACA23

    Check out Writing Remix Podcast’s special SWPACA episode, recorded in Albuquerque this past February! During the episode, Writing Remix’s creator and host Daniel Dissinger chats with fellow SWPACA participants, Ralph Sanders, Claire Spaulding, and David Tortolini. https://writingremixpodcast.com/2023/05/22/writing-remix-at-swpaca-2023-in-albuquerque-nm

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  • Summer Salon 23: Conference Program Now Live!

    Our SWPACA Summer Salon 2023 conference program is now live! Visit our Conference Programs page to view the event schedule. And don’t forget to register by June 1! Only those fully registered and paid in the system will receive Zoom links, which will sent out each morning of the conference. Please note: papers may have been […]

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  • SWPACA Summer Salon: CFP Extension!

    There’s still time to join us for #SWPACASalon23! We are now accepting proposals until Saturday, April 22! Head to our Call for Papers to check out the many different Areas you can consider, then submit in our Conference Management System.

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  • Virtual Conference Opportunity: Join us for SWPACA Summer Salon!

    We are thrilled to announce our first ever SWPACA Summer Salon, to be held virtually from June 8-9, 2023! Proposals are now being accepted for all of our nearly 70 subject areas! To submit your proposal, head to the conference database at https://register.southwestpca.org/southwestpca. Please be aware that presentation slots for the virtual conference are limited, […]

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    The Southwest Popular/American Culture Association is pleased to announce that the CFP period for the 2023 conference has been extended to November 14, 2022. For details, visit the call for papers page. Visit https://register.southwestpca.org/southwestpca for more info and to submit your proposal today!

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  • Dialogue Volume 9, Issue 3 — Critique and “Controversy” in Pedagogy and Pop Culture is now live

    We are pleased to announce Volume 9, Issue 3 — Critique and “Controversy” in Pedagogy and Pop Culture is now live! Read it now at www.journaldialogue.org. See the table of contents below.

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  • Now accepting proposals for #SWPACA23!

    Join us for the 44th annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference. The festivities take place February 22-25, 2023 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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  • Journal Dialogue Volume 9, Issue 1 & 2 Now Live!

    We are pleased to announce Volume 9, Issue 1 & 2 — Teaching and Learning with the Grateful Dead is now live! Read it now at www.journaldialogue.org. See the table of contents below. Thank you to our guest editors, Timothy Ray and Julie DeLong for your tremendous efforts. And a special thank you to all of […]

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